Virtual Africa Conference 2020: Day 1

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HGS & PESGB Africa Conference will be a virtual conference held during the month of October every Thursday from 8:00am-10:00am CST. Each presentation will be followed by a five-minute Q&A. Participants can purchase a day session or the entire series.

HGS-PESGB Africa 2020 Virtual Conference | Thursdays in October

8:00AM - 10:00AM CST

Session 1: Africa Overview and Activity

October 1, 2020

Mike Lakin & Matt Tyrrell


Day sessions: $50USD • Entire Conference: $175USD

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Registration will close Thursday, October 1st at 7:00am CST. Meeting links will be sent at that time.


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Technical Session Themes: Africa and its Conjugate Margins - New Ideas, Plays, and Innovation

  1. Offshore Africa and its Conjugate Margins New Ideas in an Old Area, Old Ideas in a New Area • Known Plays to be Tested in New Areas • Mapping Known Plays Across Multiple Basins
  2. Applications of New Technology • Adding Reserves in Existing Basins • Reducing Cycle Time and Costs in Exploration • Integration of Multiple Technologies to Unlock Future Potential
  3. North Africa Focus – New Areas and Ideas – Central Atlantic and Mediterranean Margins • Frontier Exploration Plays • New Exploration Plays in Under-explored Areas • Field Appraisal and Development Case Studies 4.
  4.  Africa – A New Approach to Increase Investment • Government Participation and Cooperation • Corporate Responsibility, and Ways to Engage Communities • Sustainable Solutions to Africa’s Energy Needs 
October 1st, 2020 8:00 AM   through   10:00 AM
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Day Session - HGS Members & Non-Members $ 50.00
Entire Conference - HGS Members & Non-Members $ 175.00
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Additional Info Africa2020_Abstract_Guidelines.doc
Additional Info 2 8_7_20_Africa_CAll_for_Papers_AD.pdf
Additional Info 3 8_4_20_Africa_Sponsorship_AD_2.pdf
Additional Info 4 Africa_2020_Program_v10.pdf
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